A great opportunity has become available for a reliable and skilled Decorator / Handyperson to join a dynamic regional company recognised for developing and training its staff to succeed in their roles. Based in Portsmouth, you will join them on a full-time, permanentbasis, and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £28,597.70 per annum and excellent benefits.While professional experience and qualifications are key for this role, make sure to check you have the preferable soft skills before applying if required. Our client is an expanding construction and maintenance company specialising in providing professional and high-quality construction, refurbishment, building maintenance and facilities management services across the south of England. With a focus on delivering exceptional service to their clients and customers, this position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance their career and gain hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace. Company values Our client take pride in everything they do - Which means they expect all their employees to: Present a professional appearance at all timesKeep your vehicle clean and tidy at all timesKeep your work area safe, tidy and well organisedDeliver a high standard of work at all times Integrity, built-in Company Benefits: 31 days annual leave rising to 36 days with length of service (including bank holidays)A flexible scheme to buy or sell up to 5 days of annual leave per yearCompany sick pay after 12 months length of service/after probationLife InsuranceOctopus Electric Dreams Car Scheme to enable staff to drive a new electric car - paid for through salary sacrificeCycle to Work SchemeDiscounted Gym MembershipEmployee recognition schemeLength of Service RewardsChildcare voucher schemeDefined contribution Pension Scheme of 8% (5% Employer and 3% Employee)Employee Assistance Programme to support all staffYou will be issued your own company vehicle and fuel cardFull uniform and safety equipment is providedAccess to a tool loan for all trade staff Refer a Friend scheme Key responsibilities as the Decorator / Handyperson will include: Accountability for the quality of workmanship, method used to affect the repair, safety of yourself and those around whilst the repair is undertaken, and safe disposal of waste ensuring you are environmentally conscious.Having the right tools for the primary trade(s) you perform at all timesAlways protecting the clients property before starting the work and leaving the area clean and tidy having completed the workAlways remaining polite & professionalWhen diagnosing repairs always carrying out a risk assessment ensuring all risks are identified, then use the right method to carry out the work in consideration of these risks wearing the appropriate PPEBeing responsible for the repair and the decisions made to affect the repair.Ensuring your Van is clean and tidy with ease of access to tools and equipment What the company are looking for in their Decorator / Handyperson: NVQ level 2-3 in Decorating or equivalentAble to use the phone or PDA to communicate effectively, explaining yourself clearly and concisely understanding what information you need or need to provideComfortable in dealing with residents, and representatives of Portsmouth City Council. Remain professional even when issues are contentious, especially when explaining that the right repair isn’t necessarily the repair they wantUnderstanding the need to complete outstanding pieces of work and deal with work, completely and in one go If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our clients Decorator / Handyperson then please click “apply” now – We’d love to hear from you! The comapny is an Equal Opportunities employer and a member of the Disability Confident Scheme. They are also a member of the Hampshire Construction Training Association. It is a further requirement that all staff must pass a DBS check.